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By Rodney Ohebsion

ISBN-10: 1932968199

ISBN-13: 9781932968194

A suite of knowledge comprises over six hundred pages of the world's maximum knowledge and teachings from humans, charges, classical texts, philosophies, cultures, folktales, and proverbs. The booklet captures the essence of an awesome abundance and diversity of the universe's knowledge, and places it in an unprecedented point of readability, potency, and accessibility. From the lessons of Confucius to the proverbs of Africa; from Cyrus the Great's Human Rights constitution to sunlight Tzu's The artwork of warfare; from the Mulla Nasrudin stories to the Lakota local American cultural teachings; from The Prince through Niccolo Machiavelli to classes in line with the lifetime of Oprah Winfrey; from the enterprise equipment of Andrew Carnegie to the philosophy of Friedrich Nietzsche; and from the easiest of los angeles Rochefoucauld to the simplest of Zen Buddhism--there is sort of no stone a suite of knowledge leaves unturned in its 608 pages and seventy two chapters. a set of knowledge masterfully organizes fabric, summarizes books, makes easy causes, makes use of transparent glossy English translations of international fabric, makes the imprecise transparent, and takes out beside the point and redundant details. the result's a e-book that's extra valuable than a stack of common self-help books, extra attention-grabbing than a set of traditional philosophy books, and extra alluring and informative than a pile of quote and proverb books. a set of knowledge is bound to be the center-piece in anyone's own bookshelf.

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If you really wish to let the birds live, the best way would be to prohibit the people from capturing them at all. ” Chien Tzu acknowledged that he was right. Boy Refutes Tien Tien of the Ch’i State was holding a banquet with over 1000 guests. As Tien sat among the guests, many of them presented him with gifts of fish and game. Tien looked at them approvingly, and exclaimed, Taoism 50 “Nature is indeed generous to man. ” Tien’s guests applauded the statement, but Pao’s 12-year-old son came forward and said, “I respectfully disagree with you, Mr.

Taoism 48 The Sailor and the Seagulls There was a sailor who loved seagulls. Each morning he went into the sea and swam, and over one hundred seagulls would flock around him. ” One day, the sailor’s father told him, “I have heard about how seagulls swarm around you in the water. ” The next day, the sailor went into the sea as usual. But this time, however, the seagulls only flew around in the air, and would not join him. [Lieh Tzu commentary]: “There was disturbance in his mind and a change in his outward behavior; thus the birds became aware that he was a human being.

The One Man Dialogue Ruiyan is talking to himself. ” What is the Buddha? ” What is the Buddha? ” Baso: “Not the mind, not the Buddha” What is the Buddha? ” Who is Buddha? ” Monk: “I’m not asking about the farming tool you bought for 25 cents. ” What is the Way? ” Joshu: “How do I try to get it? ” Nansen: “The Way is not about knowing, nor is it about not-knowing. Knowing is an illusion, and not-knowing is disorientation. ” Upon hearing this, Joshu was enlightened. Zen Buddhism 64 Tell Me a Summary of Buddhism A young disciple felt that he had realized much of Zen, and he left his master’s monastery to travel all over China.

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